Waves On A String Postlab Quiz

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Waves On A String Postlab Quiz

Please take this quiz after you have completed all of the steps of the lab. This quiz is an individual effort, please do not work together on the quiz. Also, be careful of your answers - you only get one chance to take this quiz. It is timed; you will have 15 minutes from the time you start the quiz to finish.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      In the same place

    • B. 

      Higher

    • C. 

      Lower

    • D. 

      To the right

    • E. 

      To the left

  • 2. 
    If the person generates a new pulse like the first, but moves their hand more quickly, the pulse would be
    • A. 

      The same size

    • B. 

      Wider

    • C. 

      Narrower

  • 3. 
    If the person generates a new pulse like the first but moves his hand further up, the pulse would be
    • A. 

      The same size

    • B. 

      Taller

    • C. 

      Shorter

  • 4. 
    If the person generates another pulse like the first but the rope is tightened, the pulse will move
    • A. 

      At the same rate

    • B. 

      Faster

    • C. 

      Slower

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      In the same place

    • B. 

      Higher

    • C. 

      Lower

    • D. 

      To the right

    • E. 

      To the left

  • 6. 
    If you advance the movie one frame, the pattern of waves will be ____ relative to the hand.
    • A. 

      In the same place

    • B. 

      Shifted right

    • C. 

      Shifted left

    • D. 

      Shifted up

    • E. 

      Shifted down

  • 7. 
    If the person starts over and moves his hand more quickly, the peaks of the waves will be
    • A. 

      The same distance apart

    • B. 

      Further apart

    • C. 

      Closer together